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WGAR Country Jam returns with Billy Currington in 2020

After taking a hiatus in 2019, the WGAR Country Jam returns in 2020 with headlining act Billy Currington. The Jam will be back at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds in Berea on Saturday, August 22.

Tickets for the Country Jam will be available starting today at

**Update** The Garth Brooks Dive Bar Tour will be at Dusty Armadillo in Rootstown, Ohio on Monday, October 28

Garth Brooks is headed to the Buckeye State. The 57-year-old singer announced on Monday night that his next stop on the Dive Bar Tour is in Ohio, at a yet to...Read More »


WIN Tickets to Rodney Atkins at MGM Northfield Park

It’s contest time again and this one is for pairs of tickets to see Rodney Atkins on Sat., Oct. 26 at MGM Northfield Park in Northfield, Ohio

To enter got to the Cleveland Country Magazine Facebook...Read More »


Brantley Gilbert to make two Walmart stops in Ohio

Brantley Gilbert will be stopping to meet folks at two different Walmart Supercenter locations in Ohio this weekend. On Saturday (Oct. 5) he will be at the Walmart on Stringtown Road in Grove City from Noon-2pm and on Sunday...Read More »


WIN Tickets to Jo Dee Messina at Thirsty Cowboy

It’s contest time again and this one is for pairs of tickets to see Jo Dee Messina w/special guest Julia Neville, winner of the fan voted...Read More »


WQMX's Scott & Sarah Nominated for CMA Award

The CMA Awards announced their nominee’s for the 53rd annual show earlier today and congratulations goes out to Scott Wynn and Sarah Kay who were nominated for their morning show on WQMX in Akron in the Broadcast Personality of the Year – Medium Market.

The CMA Awards will be hosted...Read More »


CCM Favorite Local Band Contest

It’s time for the 2019 CCM Favorite Local Band Contest. Winner of this year’s fan voted title will also open the show for Jo Dee Messina at Thirsty Cowboy in Medina on Saturday, September 28.

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The Shootouts
Quick Draw
Megaforce Records

There are many good country bands that hail from Northeast Ohio, but none stand taller than Akron’s own The Shootouts. Ryan Humbert (lead vocals and guitar), Emily Bates (backing vocals), Brian Poston (lead guitar), Dylan Gomez (drums/percussion) and Ryan McDermott (bass) have put together...Read More »


Whiskey Bound to perform for A Celebration of Country at House of Blues

Whiskey Bound has been entertaining audiences since 2016 with their mix of country music. This Saturday (July 6) the Wooster based group returns to House of Blues in Cleveland to perform for A Celebration of Country.

Doors open for the event at 7pm and the show starts at 8pm. Tickets...Read More »


Buck Naked Band to perform at FOP Musicfest

The Buck Naked Band, the 2019 Beacon’s Best Local Band and four-time winners of the Fox Hot List for Best Local Band, will be performing at the FOP Musicfest on Saturday, July 6.

The...Read More »


Hot Country Nights

SUPPORT LIVE & LOCAL COUNTRY MUSIC!

We try to include as many local shows as we can in our post every week. If you would like to have your band’s show included on the Hot Country Nights list, send us your show information to Charlie@ClevelandCountryMagazine.com and remember…”Keep It Country.”

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WIN Tickets to The Country Fest

It’s contest time again and this one is for a pair of 3-Day Commuter Tickets to The Country Fest on June 20-22 at Clay’s Park Resort in North Lawrence, Ohio.

To enter go to our Facebook page...Read More »


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